Spike Albrecht, Michigan Wolverines

Crown Point native Spike Albrecht spent an hour plus signing autographs at his home town's Cal Ripken Opening Ceremony, where Albrecht threw out the first pitch. After leading Michigan to the NCAA national championship game, Albrecht became a national celebrity. He just spent two months at home where he also started the Hub Run, met the mayor to receive an honor and also went to his elementary school to talk to youngsters there.

June 26, 2013 3:57 pm  • 
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